Important background information on WSU's General Education Program can be found in the GEP Governance Structure (PDF).
Course Approval & Renewal Process
All courses considered for the General Education Program are reviewed by the General Education Program Subcommittee (GEPS), a subcommittee of the Academic Affairs and Curriculum Committee (A2C2) of Faculty Senate. Approved courses by GEPS are forwarded to A2C2 and Faculty Senate for approval.
Course proposals for any of the Goal Areas must demonstrate fulfillment of at least 51% of the specified competencies in the Master List of Student Competencies (PDF).
Course proposals for any of the Intensives or Additional Graduation requirements must demonstrate fulfillment of 100% of the specified competencies in the Master List of Student Competencies (PDF).
Policy and Procedure 3-4 (Curricular Changes) outlines the approval process for all curricular changes, including courses included in the General Education Program.